DUNLOP HOSTS WARRIOR WOMAN EVENT

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop tyre brand, hosted the Dunlop Warrior Woman Event at the Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom on Thursday, 30 August 2018. The event, attended by more than 30 female social media influencers, was the culmination of the digital Dunlop Warrior Woman campaign. The campaign, which highlighted […]

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Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV fitted on Audi e-tron in San Francisco

Goodyear ultra-high performing tyres are chosen for Audi’s first ever electric SUV Brussels, 18 September 2018 – Audi revealed its e-tron earlier today, which is the first fully electric SUV to be commercialised by the German car manufacturer. Goodyear has supplied this groundbreaking model with its Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV tyres in 265/45R21 SUV […]

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2018 Festival of Motoring presented by WesBank boasts record attendance and thrills for show visitors at annual motoring extravaganza.

The Festival of Motoring, held from the 31 August to 2 September, proved bigger and better than ever before. The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit hosted the third annual festival since 2016. The only national, industry-supported auto show, drew a record attendance of 67 218 visitors over the three public event days with 27 motoring brands represented. […]

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Dunlop sponsors adventurers’ African expedition

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (PTY) LTD (SRSA), manufacturer of the popular Dunlop tyre brand, will again sponsor the adventure duo Peter van Kets and Jacques Marais on their quest to push the limits into Africa on their 2018 expedition. “The Beyond the Rift Valley expedition sees world-renowned professional adventurer Peter van Kets, photo-journalist Jacques Marais […]

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Bridgestone to Invest $32 Million in Hungarian Plant

Bridgestone Corp. announced that it will invest 9.2 billion forint ($32 million) in its plant in Tatabánya, Hungary. The investment will provide a new 10,000-square-meter warehouse for the site, which will help increase the plant capacity to produce 7.2 million tires per year by 2020.  The Hungarian Government is also providing 826 million forints (almost […]

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Johannesburg – TRENTYRE CONTINUES IN QUEST TO KEEP FLEETS MOVING

The last few years have been tough for the commercial transport industry and tyre Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) but this has not hindered Goodyear’s continuing commitment to introducing innovative solutions to all of their customers around the world. Just over a year ago, Trentyre, a subsidiary owned by Goodyear South Africa, introduced FleetFirst – a […]

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John Bean Releases Heavy Duty Wheel Balancing System

John Bean has introduced the 9800 Heavy Duty Wheel Balancing System designed for shops that perform multiple heavy-duty balancing jobs daily. “The new John Bean 9800 meets the heavy-duty wheel balancing needs of today’s shops, while exceeding their expectations,” said Kyle Harris, product manager for John Bean. “Featuring an intuitive user interface, the John Bean […]

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E-CUBE to take mobile tyre servicing to a new dynamic level at Automechanika 2018

The Automechanika Show held in Frankfurt, Germany next month in September will act as the groundbreaking platform for the future of the increasingly popular mobile tyre servicing as it moves in a new dynamic direction throughout the UK and Europe. Up till now a typical mobile tyre service unit will have a minimum of five, […]

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